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Sept. 4, 2017

Marine Reservists Answer Nation's Call in Texas

Marines have come together in the wake of Hurricane Harvey to conduct search and rescue missions and provide disaster relief to affected areas of Texas and Louisiana.

Sept. 3, 2017

Soldiers Take Pride as Hurricane Harvey Response Continues

The Army has deployed more than 700 wheeled vehicles, more than 90 helicopters and more than 16,000 uniforms to aid in recovery efforts following Hurricane Harvey.

Sept. 2, 2017

Hybrid Team Rescues Man From Hurricane Harvey Flooding

A team of National Guardsmen, Coast Guardsmen, swift-water rescue technicians and volunteers worked together in Orange, Texas, to rescue a resident during severe flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey.

Sept. 2, 2017

Kentucky Air Guard Deploys Aircraft, Airmen for Hurricane Relief Operations

Two C-130 Hercules aircraft and 14 more airmen deployed from the Kentucky Air National Guard base in Louisville to fly humanitarian aid and airlift evacuation missions in Texas following unprecedented flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey.

Sept. 1, 2017

More Than 13K Troops, DoD Civilians Aiding Harvey Lifesaving, Recovery Efforts

About 11,000 National Guardsmen have deployed to support the Federal Emergency Management Agency-led rescue and restoration operations in the region affected by Hurricane Harvey, Defense Department officials said.

Sept. 1, 2017

Massachusetts Air Guard Imagery Analysts Support Hurricane Recovery Efforts

Massachusetts Air National Guard imagery analysts from the 101st Intelligence Squadron are supporting Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts by providing processing, analysis and dissemination of imagery and geospatial products.

Aug. 31, 2017

Louisiana National Guard Aids in Texas Nursing Home Rescue

The Louisiana Guard joined rescue efforts in Texas following Hurricane Harvey by providing Guard members, high-water vehicles, buses and helicopters to conduct search and rescue operations and transport people to shelters.

Aug. 31, 2017

Service Members Continue Aid in Harvey Relief Efforts

National Guard and active duty service members are making a huge difference in the areas affected by Hurricane Harvey, saving thousands and preparing for recovery efforts, Defense Department officials said.

Aug. 30, 2017

30,000 More Guardsmen Ready to Respond in Hurricane Relief Effort

The National Guard response to Hurricane Harvey will be a long-term, sustained effort, and up to 30,000 Guard members stand ready to assist with those efforts, the director of domestic operations at the National Guard Bureau said.

Aug. 30, 2017

Texas Guardsmen, Partners, Neighbors Rescue 1,000 From Floods

The Texas Army National Guard's 386th Engineer Battalion teamed up with Texas Task Force 1 and the Cypress Creek Fire Department to bring 1,000 Cypress Creek residents to safety from Hurricane Harvey flood waters.

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